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Police hunting for multi-state bank robber

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The Kosciusko County Sheriff's Department, the Berrien Springs Oronoka Twp. Police Department, and the FBI are looking for a man the say robbed three banks in two states.

It started with a robbery on July 12 at the Leesburg Farmers State Bank.  The other two robberies were at the Community Wide Bank of Granger and the Honor Credit Union in Berrien Springs.

The suspect is described as a 6' to 6'2" tall white male in his mid to late-50s.  He has grey or white hair and sideburns with a beard or goatee that police say "appears to come to a two-prong or fork-style point at the chin area."  The man has a limp or gated walk.

Each time, the robber arrived in a silver or grey early to mid-90s station wagon.  Police say it might be a Chevy Cavalier or Escort.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Kosciusko County Sheriff's Department at 574-267-5667 or the anonymous TIP line at 574-372-2494.  You can also call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-342-STOP.

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